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Diocese of

Miri

Malaysia Malaysia

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Miri / 美里 (正體中文) / Mirien(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Kuching

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Special Churches

Churches by City (7)

Sibu (↙), Brunei (↗), Keningau (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.10.30 – ...):Bishop Richard Ng (56)Bishop Richard Ng (吳對龍) (56)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Miri (Roman Rite)

Bishop Richard Ng (56)Bishop Richard Ng (吳對龍) (56)Permalink
(2013.10.30 – ...)

Bishop of Miri (Malaysia)

Proclaim the Gospel

Born:1966.06.20 (Kuching, Malaysia)
Ordained Priest:1995.02.18
Consecrated Bishop:2014.01.25

Bishop of Miri (Malaysia) (2013.10.30 – ...)

Bishop Anthony Lee Kok Hin (85)Bishop Anthony Lee Kok Hin (85)Permalink
(1977.05.30 – 2013.10.30)

Bishop emeritus of Miri (Malaysia)

Born:1937.03.20 (Miri, Malaysia)
Ordained Priest:1966.01.02
Consecrated Bishop:1977.11.20

Bishop of Miri (Malaysia) (1977.05.30 – 2013.10.30)

Bishop Anthony Denis Galvin, M.H.M.Permalink
(1976.05.31 – 1976.09.05)

Born:1919.02.04 (England)
Ordained Priest:1944.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1960.05.08
Died:1976.09.05 († 57)

Titular Bishop of Lete (1960.04.05 – 1976.05.31)

Vicar Apostolic of Miri (Malaysia) (1960.04.05 – 1976.05.31)

President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei (1969 – 1976)

Bishop of Miri (Malaysia) (1976.05.31 – 1976.09.05)

Vicars Apostolic of Miri (Roman Rite)

Bishop Anthony Denis Galvin, M.H.M.Permalink
(1960.04.05 – 1976.05.31)

(see above)

Contact Info

Websites: LinkFacebook Page

Statistics

Area: 66,135 km²

Population: 113,382 Catholics (12.9% of 877,492 total) (2020)

Statistics: 15 parishes, 30 priests (20 diocesan, 10 religious), 29 lay religious (10 brothers, 19 sisters), 3 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: March 19

History

Last updated on 2022.10.23

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